Christopher Geiger, DO

Christopher Geiger, DO

Christopher Geiger, DO

Assistant Professor of Neurology, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
Associate Program Director, Neurology Residency, Case Western Reserve University/University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center


  • Neuromuscular Disorders
  • Electrodiagnostic Medicine
  • Neuromuscular Ultrasound

Education and Training

  • Fellowship: Neuromuscular Medicine, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Cleveland, OH
  • Residency: Neurology, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Cleveland, OH
  • Internship: University Hospitals of Cleveland, Cleveland, OH
  • Medical School: A.T. Still University Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine, Kirksville, MO

Board Certification

  • Neurology, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
  • Electrodiagnostic Medicine, American Board of Electrodiagnostic Medicine

Research Interests

  • Neuromuscular Disorders
  • EMG and Nerve conduction studies
  • Medical Education
  • Neuromuscular Ultrasound


Dr. Geiger is a neuromuscular physician and full-time faculty member of Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine. He completed his undergraduate training at Pepperdine University in Malibu, California, with a Bachelor of Science degree in sports medicine and his medical degree from A.T. Still University- Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine in Kirksville, Missouri. He came to Cleveland in 2012 to join the Neurology Residency at Case Western Reserve University, serving as Chief Resident during his final year. He continued on to pursue fellowship training in neuromuscular medicine and ultimately joined the faculty in 2017.

Dr. Geiger has a special interest in graduate medical education and serves as the Associate Program Director for the residency program. He is currently developing a curriculum to help physicians in training cultivate emotional intelligence. Other interests include the use of neuromuscular sonography, a relatively new field of study and valuable adjunct to traditional electrodiagnostic testing. When he is not in the hospital he enjoys watching his two sons play every sport imaginable or exploring the Metro Parks with his Great Dane, Layla.

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